Oblong Plaque Depicting Thutmose III Hunting Lions and Subduing an Enemy
- New Kingdom
- Dynasty 18
- reign of Thutmose III
- ca. 1479–1425 B.C.
- From Egypt
- L. 1.5 cm (9/16 in); w. 1 cm (3/8 in)
- Credit Line:
- Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926
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This oblong plaque is decorated on one side with the image of Thutmose III in a chariot, hunting lions with a bow and arrow. On the other side the king is shown as a striding sphinx subduing a bearded Asian enemy.